Presentation on theme: "Coordinated School Health"— Presentation transcript:
1 Coordinated School Health Indian Health ServiceHealth Education Program
2 What is Coordinated School Health? Framework for Coordinating School HealthThis coordinated school health framework centers around eight critical, interrelated components:Health educationPhysical educationHealth servicesMental health and social servicesNutrition servicesHealthy and safe environmentFamily and community involvementStaff wellnessIndividually, each of these components can contribute to students’ health and well-being. However, when all of the individual components work together to support the adoption of health-enhancing behaviors, students’ health and learning are improved.
3 Current School Health: DISJOINTED? UNFOCUSED? PE Teacher:Fun, through fitness, problem student, weight controlNutrition: cafeteria menu/food, portion control, education, choicesHealth Education – Is it is just for rainy days? Got a Health Book?School Environment: noise pollution, trash removal, playground safetyStudent Health: medications,Immunizations, sick, hearing,Eye screeningStaffHPDPCurrent School Health: DISJOINTED? UNFOCUSED?Student Counseling A/SA, behavior problems,CommunityParents
4 CSH= A Healthy Student Health Education Student Counseling Staff HPDP NutritionPhysical EducationSchool EnvironmentStudent CounselingStaff HPDPStudent HealthParent, Community HPDPCSH= A Healthy Student
5 ResourcesMore school health resources are available at the Health Education website atAnd at: